Latest News

UK scientists on a mission to prevent arsenic poisoning from rice
11 December 2018
UK scientists on a mission to prevent arsenic poisoning from rice

A team of UK scientists are investigating rice plants in a bid to find out whether people are inadvertently consuming dangerous levels of arsenic – a deadly poison and carcinogen – through rice, meat and dairy products.

UK and China space sectors join together
10 December 2018
UK and China space sectors join together

Leading figures from UK and Chinese space research and industry are coming together this week at a conference in China to strengthen their growing relationship and look at new opportunities to work together benefiting both national space industries.

UK space sector booming with more jobs on the way
06 December 2018
UK space sector booming with more jobs on the way

The Harwell Space Cluster in Oxfordshire is growing from strength to strength with 150 new jobs created in the last year and many more on the way in 2019.

Read All News

Popular content:

Work experience

Are you looking for work experience? Inspiring young people is one of the STFC's main objectives.

Find out more

STFC careers

Find out about a career with STFC.

Find out more

STFC Latest Tweets

Last updated: 13 November 2018

Science and Technology Facilities Council
Switchboard: +44 (0)1793 442000